Chattogram Custom House (CCH) officials yesterday seized 96 gold bars worth Tk 4 crore at Shah Amanat International Airport in Chattogram.
The gold bars, weighing around 11.25kg, were seized from one Md Shajahan, hailing from Satkania upazila of the district, said Nuruddin Milon, deputy commissioner of Customs.
He said the detainee was handed over to police.
Shahjahan was a passenger of a Regent Airways flight, which arrived from Bangkok at 5:30pm, the DC said.
The seized gold will be deposited to Bangladesh Bank, he added.
The process of filing a case was underway at the time of filing this report.